MS15-029: Vulnerability in Windows Photo Decoder Component Could Allow Information Disclosure (3035126)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure

Description :

The version of Microsoft's Photo Decoder Component installed on the
remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability due to improperly handled uninitialized memory when
parsing specially crafted JPEG XR (.JXR) image format files. A remote
attacker can exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to visit
a website containing specially crafted JPEG image content, resulting
in the disclosure of information.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008,
7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1, and 2012 R2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 81743 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72918

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0076

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